Architect. Bernard was born in Bern, Switzerland, in 1946. Bernard studied at ETH in Zürich and started working with Piano & Rogers on the Pompidou Center. Since then, he has continued to work with Renzo Piano and became a partner in the Paris office in 1989. A sampling of his notable projects includes: the Rue de Meaux Housing in Paris, the Beyeler Foundation Museum in Basel, the reconstruction of the Potsdamer Platz area in Berlin, the Zentrum Paul Klee in Bern and the New York Times Building. He’s now in charge of the KT Headquarters in Seoul, the Südbahnof project in Wien and the new Courthouse in Paris.